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Coaching Opportunities

 

About

Sport Brighton is the University of Brighton’s sport service provider. Services range from the provision of facilities to sporting programmes. The University of Brighton currently has over 50 student sports clubs and enter 40 teams in the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) leagues.

Coaching

The University of Brighton has developed and extended its coached sport offer and currently has a range of vacancies available to the right candidates. Sport Brighton are looking for coaches who can engage, develop and ultimately help bring success to students at the University of Brighton.

Benefits and support

Coaches will be paid for weekly training session(s) and for fixtures/ agreed competitions. You will also be entitled to take membership of our fitness facilities for the period you are coaching. Branded t-shirts are provided to all coaching staff. Coaches will have regular meetings with team committee members and Sport Brighton staff to help monitor the needs of the club and its coaches. Support is also provided for further professional development and training courses. All coaches are offered free first aid training by one of our qualified first aid trainers.

Apply

To apply please send a covering letter and your CV of relevant experience to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Or for further information please contact: Claire Slater on 01273 644108

Job Description

Please download the generic job description here, which applies to all available coaching roles.

 


 

Current Vacancies:

 

 

Rates of pay vary between £21-£25 per hour depending on qualifications. All coaches are required to be qualified to level 2 or above unless stated. Coaching roles will commence in October 2019 and finish in April 2020 for teams in weekly BUCS competition or June 2020 for those competing in one off events.

 

Badminton

Mixed (Brighton based) Badminton Coach

• Tuesdays 7 – 9pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Wednesday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training and home matches take place at Virgin Active, Falmer

 

Boxing

Mixed (Brighton based) Boxing Coach

• Mondays 8 – 9pm for training. 28 weeks, term time only

• Training takes place at the Moulsecoomb campus

 

Football

Men’s (Eastbourne based) Football Coach

• Monday 4:30 – 6pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Wednesday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training is at Eastbourne Sports Park and matches take place at Falmer

 

Futsal

Men’s Futsal Coach- Eastbourne

• Tuesday and Thursday 5 – 6:30pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Saturday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training and matches take place in Eastbourne

NEW POSITION: The squad is looking for experienced coach to help them balance having an inclusive club atmosphere whilst maintaining high performance in BUCS leagues

 

Hockey x 2

Women’s Hockey Coach- Brighton

• Monday 7 – 9pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Wednesday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training is at Stanley Deacon leisure centre and home matches take place in Brighton

Would consider applicants with an EH Sessional Coach Qualification

 

 

Women’s Hockey Coach- Eastbourne

• Monday 5 – 6:30pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Wednesday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training at Saffrons and matches take place in Brighton

Would consider applicants with an EH Sessional Coach Qualification

 

Netball x 3

Netball Coach- Brighton

• Monday 6:30 – 8pm pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Wednesday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training and home matches take place at Falmer

 

Netball Coach- Eastbourne x 2

• Monday 5 – 7pm pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Wednesday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training and home matches take place at Eastbourne

 

Rugby

Men’s Rugby Coach- Brighton

• Monday 6:30pm – 8pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Wednesday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training alternates weekly between Eastbourne Rugby Club and the University Falmer Campus. Matches take place in Falmer

 

Volleyball

Volleyball Coach- Brighton

• Tuesday 8 – 10pm for training. 20 weeks, term time only

• Wednesday afternoon x 10 weeks for matches (desirable)

• Training and matches take place in Falmer